NSPF® Scholarship Program

Application Instructions

The National Swimming Pool Foundation is a non-profit foundation whose mission is to encourage healthier living by increasing aquatic activity through education and research. The NSPF Scholarship Program was founded to honor public swimming pool or spa operators who have pursued further education to better protect public health by achieving the NSPF Certified Pool/Spa Operator® certification status.
Several scholarship awards are available. Recipients of specific awards will be determined by NSPF after reviewing all applications.

National Swimming Pool Foundation Board of Directors’ Scholarship Award (2) — $2,000

National Swimming Pool Foundation Scholarship Award (up to 12) — $1,000

To be considered for any of the available scholarships, the applicant must be an ACTIVE Certified Pool/Spa Operator®, Certified Pool-Spa Operator® Instructor, or the immediate family member of an active CPO® or CPO® Instructor and submit a completed application package. Only one scholarship per applicant will be awarded. Previous award recipients are ineligible for consideration.

Scholarships are awarded for the fall semester of each year. In order to be considered for the fall 2016 semester, the complete application package must be received by the National Swimming Pool Foundation no later than June 1, 2016.

Award Notification:
Award recipients will be notified on or before August 1, 2016. Upon award, payment will be submitted directly to the college or university. Awards cannot be paid directly to students.

Application Package Submission:
NSPF Scholarship Program
National Swimming Pool Foundation
4775 Granby Circle
Colorado Springs, CO 80919-3131

Scholarship Application